Dusica Grbatinic is a musician and music teacher from Serbia. She speaks Serbian, English and some Finnish. She started playing piano at the age of 7 and quickly decided to focus her studies entirely on music. Along with her interest for classical music, she explored other genres such as pop and rock. While preparing for her music studies at the University of Novi Sad, she started singing and playing popular music in local bands. She earned a masters’ degree in Music Theory, and for her masters’ final concert she conducted a choir of one hundred students. Dusica has also been singing in a professional choir in Novi Sad, performing extensively around the country. She developed composing skills collaborating as a composer and musician with an amateur theater in her home town, Sid. After graduation, she devoted herself to education, teaching piano and solfege in a musical elementary school and music education in a public elementary school, working with children and teenagers between 7 and 15 years old. She has experience teaching singing, music play-school and piano in a private music school with a focus on popular music. She is currently living in Finland where she is teaching at the International School of Music Finland, and is actively performing and working music bands such as Omppu’s Stomp, Umba and Capricorn_one.